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Do You Really Need That Pill? at Oro Valley Public Library

October 18, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Free

1/3 of all adults today take two or more prescription drugs, and half of all seniors take more than five prescriptions daily. In her book Do You Really Need That Pill?, Dr. Jennifer Jacobs tackles the epidemic of prescription drug overuse. This presentation will help attendees avoid over-medication and the accompanying drug interactions, and make simple lifestyle changes towards improving their health.

Jennifer Jacobs, MD, MPH, is a family practice physician specializing in holistic medicine, and an Assistant Professor in Epidemiology at the University of Washington.

Copies of Do You Really Need that Pill?will be available for purchase.

Details

Date:
October 18, 2018
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://pima.bibliocommons.com/events/5b96ae65b23bca2e00517e4c